This year is set for another solid round of M&A activity. But what are the plans of corporate Australia beyond the next 12 months? KPMG’s 2017 Evolving Deals Landscape survey provides far-reaching insights into the perspectives and plans of corporate Australia, now and over the next three years.
Our survey captures the wide-ranging opinions of more than 300 chairs, CEOs, CFOs, board directors, business owners and other senior executives. Together, they give important insights into the thinking and planning going on behind this country’s ever-changing deal landscape – from buying, selling, fixing, funding and partnering perspectives.
The survey findings point to a continuing buoyant market over the next 3 years. Other key insights include:
The survey also highlights some of the key differences in deal outlook between Australia's various sectors.